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Human remains discovered in Camden County, foul play not suspected

Police are investigating an apparent stabbing Monday.
Police are investigating an apparent stabbing Monday.(Source: Gray News)
Published: Oct. 22, 2021 at 3:34 PM CDT|Updated: Oct. 22, 2021 at 9:20 PM CDT
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CAMDEN COUNTY, Mo. (KY3) - The Camden County Sheriff’s Office is investigating after two hunters discovered human remains Friday afternoon.

Investigators have not yet identified the remains. The sheriff’s office say foul play is not suspected at this time and that the discovery of remains does not present a threat to public.

Around 12:30 p.m. Friday, two men who were arrowhead hunting in the Linn Creek area alerted authorities to possible human remains. Camden County Sheriff Tony Helms tells KY3 that the hunters were at a ravine near Route Y and U.S. Highway 54.

The Camden County Sheriff’s Office, the Camden County Prosecuting Attorneys and the Camden County Medical Examiners Office are currently investigating.

Additional details are limited. We will update as more information becomes available.

The Camden County Sheriff’s Office shared the following statement via Facebook:

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